Three Chinese, two Mauritanians abducted as gunmen attack construction site in northern Mali

Three Chinese nationals and two Mauritanians were abducted from a construction site in northern Mali on Saturday when gunmen raided the site for equipment and took hostages, the army said. The raid took place 55 kilometres (34 miles) from the town of Kwala, a regular transit point for companies moving through Mali’s desert north, the… Read More Three Chinese, two Mauritanians abducted as gunmen attack construction site in northern Mali